Book your winter holiday now to get the very best fares! Train tickets1 are already on sale for travel between 3 January and 26 March 2023 to destinations in France and beyond.

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Book early to get the best deal

Want to ski snow-covered peaks, explore the most beautiful parts of France, or see another country? Now’s the time to plan your winter holiday. Train tickets1 are already on sale for travel between 3 January and 26 March 2023.

Book today. The sooner you buy your tickets, the lower your fare.

Book your ticket

From inside France, dial 3635 any day of the week, 08.00-20.00. From outside France, dial +33 1 84 94 3635. In either case, our service is free: you pay only the cost of your call. NOTE: TER tickets cannot be purchased or exchanged at this number.

Hit the slopes with TGV INOUI and INTERCITÉS

Calling all winter sports enthusiasts: let TGV INOUI and INTERCITÉS take you to the mountains. Skip the traffic jams and board your train for the most breathtaking ski areas in France—the Alps, the Pyrenees, the Massif Central, the Jura or the Vosges. From Paris, you can be in Deux Alpes, Alpe d’Huez or Villard de Lans in under 4 hours, and the family-friendly resorts of Monts-Jura and Les Rousses are only 5 hours away.

Browse our selection of ski resorts you can reach by train

Take TGV Lyria to Switzerland

Choose TGV Lyria for travel to a wide range of ski resorts in Switzerland and France. Geneva is an ideal starting point for destinations in the mountains of Haute-Savoie, and Lausanne offers easy access to Zermatt and Verbier in Valais Canton. From Zurich, head for Saint-Moritz, Davos, and other ski resorts in Graubünden Canton.

Whether you’re travelling in January or April, buy your TGV Lyria tickets today.

Ski Italy this winter

Take TGV INOUI to Italy this winter. Access to Italian resorts in the Alps is easy from Oulx station, and you can reach French ski areas from Modane and Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne.

Buy your tickets now! Exchanges and refunds are free up to 3 days before your train departs.


Explore the most beautiful places in France

Ready to give bustling ski resorts a miss? Let TGV INOUI sweep you to elegant Bordeaux, where you’ll be greeted by the magnificent glass roof of Saint-Jean station. Or head east to Strasbourg, and stroll through picturesque Petite France, with its half-timbered houses. From Paris, you can reach the Alsatian city in under 2 hours.

Escape to sunny Barcelona

If bundling up against the cold isn’t your cup of tea, why not bask in the pleasures of Catalonia? Our high-speed trains can whisk you to Barcelona from Paris, Valence, Montpellier or Nîmes. Visit the Museum of the History of Barcelona to discover little-known vestiges of the old Roman city, then explore the stunning Art Nouveau architecture in Park Güell and the Palace of Catalan Music.

You can buy tickets up to 6 months in advance. Don’t wait—book your travel today!

The card that makes you want to travel

Our Avantage cards simplify your life, with streamlined terms, easier exchanges and refunds, capped fares2 and more. And they’re priced at just €493. Choose the card that’s right for you:

  • Jeune: ages 12-27
  • Adulte: ages 27-59
  • Senior: age 60 and over

1 Tickets on sale from 9 November 2022 for direct journeys with TGV INOUI and INTERCITÉS between 03 January 2023 and 26 March 2023 inclusive. Valid for select days and trains, for journeys within France and to select European destinations with TGV INOUI (Paris-Freiburg im Breisgau, Paris-Luxembourg and travel between Brussels and French cities other than Paris). Subject to seat availability. Ticket exchanges and refunds are free of charge up to 3 days before departure. This offer may not be combined with any other special deal, benefit code or SNCF fare discount, except your Avantage card.

2 This offer applies exclusively to the Avantage cardholder and one travel companion over the age of 12. Benefits include guaranteed price caps for three types of journey, based on duration of travel: €39 (including tax) guaranteed maximum fare for a journey of less than 1h30; €59 (including tax) guaranteed maximum fare for a journey of less than 3h; €79 (including tax) guaranteed maximum fare for a 2nd class journey of over 3h in France with no connections. Fares are guaranteed up to the time your train departs.

3 Price of the Avantage card: €49 (including tax). Price valid at 01/12/2022, excluding special offers. Validity: one year, starting from the first day of the card’s validity period, as determined by the customer at purchase.

Tickets and information available at self-service machines, in SNCF stations and sales offices, at authorized travel agents, on line at, and by telephone. From inside France, call 3635. From other countries, dial +33 1 84 94 36 35. (Our service is free: you pay only the cost of your call.)
TGV and Intercités are registered marks of SNCF Voyageurs. All copyrights reserved. SNCF Voyageurs is a public limited company (a société anonyme, or SA) with share capital of €157,789,960. It is entered in the Bobigny Commercial and Companies Register under No. 519 037 584, and its registered office is at 4, rue André Campra – CS 20012 – 93212 Saint Denis.